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Advent Research Materials

We are an Oxford based company that has operated for over 30 years, supplying high purity metals, alloys and polymers to the scientific research community across the globe.


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Advent's purpose is to enable scientists to experiment, innovate and iterate with a wide range of materials throughout the research process. We aim to provide as much choice as possible to the customer.


Leading supplier of high purity metals, alloys and polymers including Aluminium, Indium, Platinum, Silver, Gold, Copper, Indium, Iridium, Rhodium and Tantalum in multiple forms, dimensions and purities.

Advent Research Materials is underpinned by the ISO 9001 quality accreditation.

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A ‘special orders’ service is available for items not listed in the catalogue.

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  4. Request for online payment will be sent via email.

  5. Goods dispatched within 48 hours.